Senior Research Librarian (Engineering)

University of Nottingham - Research & Learning Services

The Libraries, Research and Learning Resources (LRLR) department provides a full range of library and learning technology services to the University. LRLR puts students and academics at the heart of everything, working in partnership with academics and professional service colleagues to provide the right environment for learners, teachers and researchers to discover, develop, use and share information and learning content in support of knowledge creation and dissemination.

The Research Support Team are a specialist team of research librarians who provide support and guidance in all aspects of the research lifecycle. Reporting to the Associate Director for Research and Learning Services, an opportunity has now arisen for a Senior Research Librarian to join the Research Support Team with a strategic alignment to the Faculty of Engineering.

The successful applicant will be an ambitious and dynamic team player who will contribute to the ongoing development of research support services at the University. We are looking for an individual with excellent communications skills and proven experience of developing and providing services in support of research services.The ideal candidate will also have a good appreciation and awareness of the wider existing and emerging issues facing the sector around open access and open science.

You will also have the ability to inspire and motivate others and develop and maintain strong working relationships with colleagues across the Library, within the Faculty of Engineering and across the University.

This is a full-time, permanent post which will be based in George Green Library, University Park. Job share arrangements may be considered for this post.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 18th January.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Katie Fraser, Senior Research Librarian, on +44 (0)115 or email Jenny Rochfort, Associate Director for Research and Learning Services

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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